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The harbour cities of Antwerp and Singapore have a lot in common. Not just because of their link to the water, but also because they resolutely opt for digital innovation and the Internet of Things.
A unique technology, never used in Europe before. With a new solar mirror park, realized in the port area, the Port of Antwerp is taking another step forward in the realization of its sustainability ambition.
Us By Night is a unique nocturnal experience, organized for the fourth time in Antwerp. The combination of an inspiring line-up and an endless night market made Us By Night into a successful international 'festival for creative professionals' in Antwerp.
Financial Times released a special edition on the international opportunities of Antwerp as a business city. The 12-page special was published in the october-november edition of fDi Magazine.
Antwerp was the host city for the TCI Network Global Conference, the world’s largest cluster conference.
Antwerp holds all the cards: it has the second largest port in Europe and the second chemical cluster in the world. And new clusters are growing fast: Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence – sustainable chemistry – product development.
The world's largest cluster congress is coming to Antwerp. Between 8 - 10 October, our city will host the 2019 TCI Network Global Conference, a cluster event for business leaders, academics and representatives from various governments.
The first circular business park of Flanders, offering a healthy breeding ground for innovation companies, is a fact.
Antwerp is bustling with start-ups of all kinds and aims to help them thrive in a healthy environment.
How can technology make life in the city better? That’s the question the city of Antwerp and research center imec are addressing in the Antwerp Smart Zone: a digital testing ground for the city of tomorrow.
The iCapital Award is a nomination made by the European Commission to reward cities for their efforts in innovation. Antwerp is one of the six laureates.
At the beginning of September, Antwerp was the host city for “The 5th Conference on Digital Health”, an international conference on digital developments in healthcare.